New CSHL method pinpoints which prostate tumors pose fatal threat before surgery
The facts about prostate cancer can be confusing. It's the third most common cancer type among Americans - 161,000 men will be diagnosed this year, the National Cancer...
8 days ago - News Medical
New method to determine before surgery which prostate tumors pose a lethal threat
A team of researchers reports success in a small-scale test of a new analytical method to improve the early detection of potentially lethal prostate cancer. Based on diagnostic...
10 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Process of removing cellular debris can fuel tumor growth in metastatic prostate cancer
The goal of any cancer treatment is to kill tumor cells. Yet, one little understood paradox of certain cancers is that the body's natural process for removing dead and dying...
13 days ago - News Medical
Prostate cancer: How immune cells promote tumor growth
New research analyzes prostate cancer cells and finds the reason why the body's own immune system may promote progression of the disease.
14 days ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
UVA researchers developing new tool to help cancer patients make complex care decisions
Researchers at the University of Virginia Cancer Center are developing a tool to help patients with prostate cancer better understand the potential risks and rewards of their...
18 days ago - News Medical - 6 articles
More harm than good: Most men are better off NOT treating prostate cancer most tumors will not cause harm
We've all heard that early detection is vital for many medical conditions, but when it comes to prostate cancer, an Oxford academic has claimed that thousands of men who have...
28 days ago - Natural News
Organic Compounds for Tumors and Alzheimer's Disease
A sequential three-component reaction that may be used against tumor and Alzheimer's disease has been developed by recent research at RUDN University.
29 days ago - Medindia Health
Discovery of genetic markers could guide individualized treatments for advanced prostate cancer
Researchers at Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine have uncovered genetic clues to why tumors resist a specific therapy used for treating advanced prostate cancer.
1 month ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Genetic pathways to individualized treatment for advanced prostate cancer
Researchers have uncovered genetic clues to why tumors resist a specific therapy used for treating advanced prostate cancer.
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
Transforming prostate cancer treatment
Scientists are using a diagnostic test to better understand the biology of prostate cancer tumors, which could lead to a transformation in how prostate cancer is diagnosed and...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily
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Workout On the Treadmill Thrice a Week To Deal With Parkinson's Disease
The muscle stiffness, disability, loss of gait can be slowed down by exercising on the treadmill thrice a week in those with early-stage Parkinson's disease.
Smell Test Challenge Suggests Clinical Benefit for Some Before Development...
Researchers may have found a way to prevent the effects of Alzheimer's using a person's sense of smell. It has been determined that a weakened sense of smell is indicative of...
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Nicotinamide riboside may boost mitochondrial energy production and memory...
Nicotinamide riboside, a vitamin B3 derivative, may improve mitochondrial energy production and improve memory, according to a new study in lab mice.
Omega-3 benefits for brain health are well documented; now researchers have...
As mainstream science continues to pour endless money into trying to find that ever elusive “cure” for Alzheimer's disease, researchers from Texas have been busy identifying...
Three hard workouts a week may delay Parkinson's symptoms
A good, hard workout several times a week can slow down the progression of Parkinson's disease for at least six months, according to a new study from Northwestern University.
Breakthrough sees new drug for dementia patients
Many people diagnosed with Alzheimer's - the most common form of dementia - suffer from psychotic episodes and terrifying hallucinations that leave them permanently traumatised.
Researchers may have found a link between Alzheimer's disease and a common...
Researchers from France have uncovered what just might be one of the most overlooked causes of Alzheimer's disease and dementia that most people have probably never even...
Why BMI is Not a Good Measure of Obesity in Women After Menopause
Despite being a flawed measure, BMI, or body mass index, is still the barometer by which we measure whether a person is obese or of normal body weight. For years now...
Weekend Link Love - Edition 481
Research of the Week Canola oil worsens memory and learning in mice with Alzheimer's disease. When the Inuit began “markedly increas” their sugar and refined carb intake...